News

Minnesota Bats Come Alive

Minnesota Bats Come Alive

Photo: WNAX

— Rookie Danny Santana had five hits and four RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins scored nine runs in the eighth inning of a rain-delayed 16-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.

Santana had two hits and two RBIs in the Twins’ big inning, when they sent 14 batters to the plate and had nine hits against three relievers. The five hits set a season high for the rookie center fielder, who was one off his best for RBIs set June 7 against Houston.

The Twins had back to back to back home runs in the ninth from Chris Parmelee, Oswaldo Arcia and Eric Fryar.

Dayan Viciedo hit a two-run homer for Chicago, which was hurt by poor bullpen work. Relievers Javy Guerra, Taylor Thompson, Ronald Belisario, Eric Surkamp and Andre Rienzo allowed a total of 15 runs and 18 hits over the final four innings.

Recent Headlines

in Local

SD Prison Inmate Missing

walkaway 40115

A prison inmate from the Yankton unit has not returned.

in Local

Yankton Initiative To Offer $10,000 For Next Big Idea

IMG_0699

A new group called “Onward Yankton” has been teasing what they have been calling a new initiative for the community.

in Local

Sediment In Lake An Issue

missouri river sign

The amount of sediment flowing into Lewis and Clark Lake from the Niobrara River have groups struggling to find a solution.

in Local

Camping Reservations Being Taken

Camping

With warm weather around the corner, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is gearing up for vacation season and already getting reservations for camping sites at many of the state parks.

in Local

Nebraska Senate Debates Gas Tax

gas pumps 2

A bill that would increase the gas tax in Nebraska by six cents a gallon will be up for debate this week.